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Virtudyne: The Founding

Has anybody been reading this?
It is hilarious.

A lot of folks think the fictional company described there is SimDesk.
And sure enough, there seem to be quite a few WTFs on SimDesk powered sites.
Somebody posted these in the comments there -
http://www.simhouston.com/default.asp?Mode=DirectoryDisplay&id=111
http://www.simindiana.com/default.asp?Mode=DirectoryDisplay&id=111

An obvious application of 'Search And Replace' design pattern (I wonder if it is covered in HFDP )

Incredible!

[EDIT - Added the link to the story]
[ October 16, 2006: Message edited by: Sonny Gill ]
 
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A former Simdesk employee linked to the story too.

http://binkley.blogspot.com/2006/10/live-or-memorex.html

I guess there is some fire under all that smoke.
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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